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New public-site keyscreens and content you can collect now

From the wireframes and home-page designs, iFactory developed a set of keyscreens (PDF) for the new public website that will guide the appearance of pages (they are currently working on keyscreens for the private site). We have contracted for 10 … Continue reading

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Private-site usability and wireframes

Our partners at iFactory were on campus Jan. 23 to conduct usability testing on the wireframes (“blueprints”) for the new intranet/portal. Feedback from testers was mostly positive and task completion was 86 percent. The next step is to develop functional … Continue reading

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Upcoming content-editor training

The website improvement project has entered a new phase: preparation for content migration. In order to ensure a smooth migration to the new content management system, we are holding a series of advisory committee and content editor training sessions. Committee … Continue reading

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Home page designs presented to Working Group

On Dec. 7, iFactory presented five possible home-page designs to the Website Working Group and we are very excited about what they have come up with. We are in the process of collecting feedback from the campus community to provide … Continue reading

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Lots of activities this week

Website redesign activities are revving up now. This week, we updated the Advisory Committee on the project’s progress and had two meetings of the Working Group to review different aspects of the work. Nov. 29, Website Advisory Committee Meeting: We … Continue reading

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Working Group generally impressed with art direction

Last week, iFactory’s creative team presented the first round of art direction to the Working Group. In the first round, the art directors use our imagery and branding standards to develop a set of possible layouts and type treatments (design … Continue reading

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Advisory Committee meeting postponed

Following the passing of Dr. Thomas Pellegrino, the Website Advisory Committee meeting originally scheduled for Monday, November 21 has been re-scheduled for Tuesday, November 29, from noon-1 p.m. Please let us know if you have any questions.

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Content inventory, site map and common intranet tasks – and a reminder

Following are activities from the past week on the website improvement project: We sent the Intranet content inventory to iFactory for their review. iFactory delivered version 3 of the new site map; we have a phone conference scheduled for Monday … Continue reading

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Website Advisory Committee met on July 26

The EVMS Website Advisory Committee, made up of representatives from all EVMS departments and units, met Tuesday, July 26 for an update on the website project. We first discussed the results of the Website Usability Testing conducted by our partners … Continue reading

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Website Working Group views CMS demos

On Wednesday, July 20, the EVMS Website Working Group viewed demos from two possible sources for a new content-management system. After discussing the demos, the group felt that we did not have enough information to make a decision, so we … Continue reading

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